News & Announcements Archive


In Memoriam, Allen Grossman: January 7, 1932-June 27, 2014

Allen Grossman, an award-winning poet who joined Johns Hopkins University's English Department in 1991 as the Andrew W. Mellon Professor of the Humanities, died June 27 in Chelsea, Mass. He was 82. Click to continue reading.


JHU Press Blog Post by English Major

Laura Ewen
"Reflections of a Marketing Intern": Click to read a terrific blog post by JHU English major Laura Ewen, which appears on the JHU Press Blog today.


Announcing the English Senior Essay Award

The Department of English is pleased to announce the establishment of an award of $250 for the best essay by a senior English major. The award will be presented each spring prior to graduation and will be included officially in the university commencement program. Made possible by a generous gift from an anonymous alumni donor, […]